The Kansas City Council voted 8-4 on Jan. 24, 2019 to rename The Paseo for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Some property and business owners on The Paseo have started a petition initiative to squash plans to rename the street for the civil rights leader.
Monday, April 15, 2019
Kansas City MLK Rename On The Paseo Dispute Continues As Petition Drive Confronts Dismissal Over Funding Probs
High hopes from grassroots organizers might not save a sloppily worded petition that attempts to stop civil rights progress on this swath of land. This article plays catch-up on the effort that has already been widely reported but also informs us that the sign change across the Blvd will be complete in just a matter of days. Developing: